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The Old Presbytery, Corner Cottage and Rear Walls to the Old Presbytery

A Grade II Listed Building in Minehead, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1962 / 51°11'46"N

Longitude: -3.4664 / 3°27'58"W

OS Eastings: 297635

OS Northings: 145127

OS Grid: SS976451

Mapcode National: GBR LJ.4ZLV

Mapcode Global: VH5K4.V6TC

Plus Code: 9C3R5GWM+FF

Entry Name: The Old Presbytery, Corner Cottage and Rear Walls to the Old Presbytery

Listing Date: 28 October 1976

Last Amended: 30 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206977

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391165

Location: Minehead, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Minehead

Built-Up Area: Minehead

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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900-1/4/131 (East side)
28/10/76 The Old Presbytery, Corner Cottage
and rear walls to The Old Presbytery
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
St Austell House, The Old
Presbytery, Corner Cottage and


2 cottages, probably formerly one older house. C18 with early
C19 alteration and fenestration. Painted render over
rubblestone, crested plain tile roof with exposed rafter ends,
hipped with a gablet to the right, brick stacks to gable ends,
left front slope and right eaves. Double-depth plan.
2 storeys; 4-window range. Corner Cottage occupies the range
to the right with entrances to the front and right return. C20
two-light casement windows. The Presbytery is a virtually
symmetrical 3-window range to Church Street with a tiled
lean-to porch to the centre. 2-light casement windows to first
floor, C19 two-light casement window to left of front door and
a C20 window to the right. The rear is 3 storeys with three
3/6-pane sash windows to the second floor, 6/6-pane sashes to
the first floor over a C19 tall 3-light window of 4 vertical
panes to each leaf below to the right.
INTERIOR: a through passage and a studded wall to the left of
it (now covered) indicate that this was probably formerly a
3-unit-plan house. The C19 three-light window to the ground
floor has panelled shutters; a C18 staircase with fretted ends
and traces of former stick balusters remain.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached high rubblestone walls approx
40m long to each side of the tapered rear garden terminate at
a rubblestone outhouse approx 3m x 3.5m.

Listing NGR: SS9763545127

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